"David Packard" was a co-founder, with William Redington Hewlett/William Hewlett, of Hewlett-Packard (1939), serving as president (1947–1964), CEO (1964–1968), and Chairman of the Board (1964–1968, 1972–1993). He served as United States Deputy Secretary of Defense/U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense from 1969–1971 during the Richard Nixon/Nixon administration. Packard served as President of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) from 1976 to 1981. He was also chairman of the Board of Regents from 1973 to 1982. Packard was the recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1988 and is noted for many technological innovations and philanthropic endeavors.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous businessmen! More David Packard on Wikipedia.